District Crime Branch Kollam City formed as Ref No. G.O(MS)/124/14/Home dated 17.06.2014, ACP Sri. A Asokan , Assistant Commissisoner of Police , DCB Kollam City joined as per G.O(Rt)/No.2652/2016/Home dated 27.08.2016. District Crime Branch Kollam City is headed by an Assistant Commissisoner of Police. District Crime Branch acts as specialized investigating wing of District Police Chief which is mandated to help in investigating sensational cases at the district level. It is also entrusted with supervising the functioning of District Women Cell and District Cyber Cell. DCB also acts as nodal office for the processing of Kubera Cases and Petitions, Video piracy, Missing of women and children, Hawala investigation, Lottery and Ragging.